File Extension Library


.XRS File Extension

  • Developer by: RealNetworks, Inc.
  • Category: Plugin, addon Files

What is an .XRS file?

.XRS file extension is created by RealNetworks, Inc.. .XRS has been classified as Plugin, addon Files.

.XRS is RealPlayer plugin external resources

The xrs file extension is mainly related to external resource data files for RealPlayer.

Plugin-like file format, most likely used to add nee features or support to the media player.


How to open:

You should be able to import these files to RealPlayer.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .xrs file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .XRS file on different platforms

Open .XRS File on Windows

  • Right-click a .XRS
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .XRS file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .XRS files" Press "Ok"

Open .XRS File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .XRS file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .XRS File on Linux

Right click on the .XRS file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .XRS File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .XRS file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .XRS File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .XRS files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .XRS files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .XRS files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .XRS file format
  2. You need to check the .XRS file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)